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AVG threat map
Research of a different kind is being carried out at antivirus company AVG's lab in Brno, in the Czech Republic.
While AVG wouldn't let silicon.com's sister site CNET show you screenshots of precisely how they take down a virus, here's the threat map their analysts see.
To see what else goes on inside an antivirus lab, check out Restricted area - behind the scenes at AVG's virus lab.
Photo: Seth Rosenblatt/CNET
QR codes at the Urban Physic Garden
silicon.com took its camera to the Urban Physic Garden in Southwark, where QR codes are also in bloom.
The garden makes use of the codes to share information on the plants. After snapping the code with a smartphone camera, visitors can see details of the species on their phones.
To see the garden in all its glory, check out QR codes, herbal medicine and ping pong? Welcome to the Urban Physic Garden.
Photo: Shelley Portet/silicon.com
Jos Creese CIO50
June was also the month silicon.com unveiled the fifth annual CIO50 list of the UK's most innovative and influential heads of IT.
The list was unveiled at an exclusive champagne reception and CIO networking event in central London, attended by this year's CIO50 winner, Jos Creese, CIO of Hampshire County Council, pictured above chatting to fellow attendees.
For more photos from the night, see The unveiling of the CIO50 2011.
Photo: Chris Beaumont/CBS Interactive